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A Waterfront Vacation Rental Located on the Chesapeake Bay

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  • Minimum stay:2 nights
  • Sleeps:12
  • Bedrooms:5
  • Bathrooms:3
  • Property type:House
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Property description

This lovely home offers all the comforts of home, including a covered porch where you can meditate, read, paint, bird watch and get away from it all, as the quiet natural beauty of the area makes it the perfect retreat! The house features spectacular views of the bay and sunsets from the first floor living room, master bedroom and porch! The second floor features 3 additional bedrooms, full bathroom and quiet sitting area. Star gazing is spectacular from the porch and the sunsets overlooking the bay are impressive year round. This home features comfortable and cozy surroundings, including linens, towels and fully stocked kitchen. Family games and puzzles are available! Enjoy the use of bicycles and kayaks which can be launched from the private beach, while taking in breathtaking views of the Chesapeake Bay. Take advantage of the 1.5 acre yard for outdoor play or use the grill for great family meals! Enjoy a garden right outside the door that includes fresh herbs, basil, parsley, chives, rosemary and mint. Crab picking houses are within walking distance or an easy bike ride where you can buy fresh picked crab meat. A steamer pot and mallets are available for your fresh catch!
The famous 'Old Salty's Restaurant' is next door and serves the best seafood around!
Hooper’s Island is a scenic 30 minute drive from Cambridge, which takes you right through the Blackwater National Wildlife Refuge. There you can enjoy a wildlife drive, nature walks and an informative visitors center. Eagles, osprey and an interesting assortment of wildlife abound! Coming soon is the new Harriet Tubman Museum in near by Church Creek, Underground Railroad ‘conductor’ Harriet Tubman was born in Dorchester County in 1822. Bring your boat! There are two free public boat ramps in close proximity, one on Hoopers Island and the other in Hoopersville on the lower island. This home offers internet access and HD television with local network TV stations and a Blu ray player. We have central AC, ceiling fans in the bedrooms and washer dryer! The first floor has two bedrooms one with a king bed, master bath and soaking tub, the other with a queen and a twin and another full bathroom. The second floor has 3 additional bedrooms and a full bathroom including a king bed, a double bed and two twin beds.

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Member since: 2014

Speaks: english
Response time: Within 12 hours
Response Rate: 100%
Calendar last updated: 11/26/2016

Property Type

  • House
  • 3000 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Suitability

  • Long-Term Renters Welcome
  • Minimum Age Limit For Renters:

    24 ...moreless

  • Children Welcome
  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Considered
  • Wheelchair Inaccessible

Bedrooms: 5 Bedrooms, Sleeps 12, Beds for 11-12

  • Master Bedroom (1st floor): 1 king

    With large private bathroom, soaking tub and walk-in closet...moreless

  • Bedroom 1 (1st floor): 1 queen, 1 twin/ single

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  • Bedroom 2 (2nd floor): 1 double

    Excellent water view...moreless

  • Bedroom 3 (2nd floor): 2 twin/ single

    Lovely water view...moreless

  • Master Bedroom (2nd floor): 1 king

    Two windows with beautiful water views, walk-in closet...moreless

  • Lounge (2nd floor): 1 sleep sofa /futon

    Long couch can be used for overflow...moreless

Bathrooms: 3 Bathrooms

  • Bathroom 1 (1st floor): toilet, combination tub/shower

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  • Master Bathroom (1st floor): toilet, shower

    Soaking tub...moreless

  • Bathroom 2 (2nd floor): toilet, shower

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Other Amenities

  • Linens and towels are provided. Kitchen is well stocked with pots/pans utensils, dishwasher, coffee pot, toaster and blender. Basic pantry items are available, coffee, tea, filters, olive oil, slat/pepper, Old Bay to name a few. Check in time is 3:30 and check out is 11:00 a.m. There is a key code to access the house and will be provided once we receive final payment. ...moreless

Entertainment

  • Books:

    A selection of books of different genres available for our guests!...moreless

  • DVD Player
  • Game Room:

    2nd floor has a sitting lounge perfect for playing games....moreless

  • Stereo:

    iHome is available for our guests to play their favorite music and listen to local radio....moreless

  • Television:

    Over the air (broadcast) TV in family room and both master bedroom...moreless

Theme

  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions

Attractions

  • Churches
  • Festivals
  • Marina
  • Restaurants
  • Winery Tours

Local Services & Businesses

  • Babysitter
  • Groceries

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Beachcombing
  • Bird Watching
  • Boating
  • Eco Tourism
  • Paddle Boating
  • Photography
  • Scenic Drives
  • Walking
  • Wildlife Viewing

Location Type

  • Beachfront:

    Access to a private bay beach approximately 100 yards from house. ...moreless

  • Rural:

    Hoopers Island is a small fishing village in rural Dorchester County with a fully stocked general store and excellent seafood restaurant. Fresh seafood is also available from local watermen....moreless

  • Water View:

    Beautiful water views from most rooms of the house. Beautiful sunset views! ...moreless

  • Waterfront:

    Private beach, beach chairs are provided! Fire wood available to build a bonfire on the beach! Weather permitting!...moreless

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cycling
  • Fishing
  • Fly Fishing
  • Golf
  • Hunting
  • Kayaking
  • Pier Fishing
  • Sound/Bay Fishing
  • Swimming

Dining

  • Dining:

    Large table and breakfast bar with stools...moreless

  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 9 people

General

  • Air Conditioning:

    Central air and heat with separate control on each floor. Ceiling fans in all bedrooms as well as window fans to enjoy the lovely breeze from the Bay....moreless

  • Clothes Dryer
  • Garage:

    Shed where bikes and crab cooker are located...moreless

  • Heating:

    Central air and heat with separate control on each floor....moreless

  • Internet
  • Linens Provided:

    Linens and towels are available, fresh made beds....moreless

  • Living Room
  • Parking:

    Room for 3 cars in driveway and unlimited space in grass. Plenty of space for boat with trailer....moreless

  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine

Kitchen

  • Coffee Maker:

    Coffee, filters, cream and sweeteners are supplied....moreless

  • Dishes & Utensils:

    Complete set of dishes for up to 12. Some plastic plates and cups available for children if you choose....moreless

  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen:

    Fully equipped to cook delicious meals. Fresh seasonal herbs right outside the door...moreless

  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items:

    Basics such as condiments, oil and coffee/tea is available for our guests as a courtesy....moreless

  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster

Outside

  • Bicycles:

    Several adult and child bikes...moreless

  • Deck / Patio:

    Chaise lounges, table and chairs to sit and watch the osprey and breathtaking sunsets....moreless

  • Kayak / Canoe:

    4 adult, 1 child kayak available...moreless

  • Lawn / Garden:

    1+ acres of lovely landscaped lawn with access to the water and private beach. Launch kayacks from the beach and enjoy a camp fire. ...moreless

  • Outdoor Grill
 

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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Rates for 5 + guests
Jan 1 - Dec 31, 2016
2 night min stay
$240
$1,550 $5,400
2017 5+ guests
Apr 1 - Dec 31, 2017
2 night min stay
$290
$1,950 $5,400
My Standard Rate
2 night min stay
$190
$1,290 $4,250

Rates are based on 5 guests; add $50 per night, per additional guest

* Approximate Monthly rates, actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay

Additional information about rental rates

Fees:

  • Pet Fee $25 + tax
  • Refundable Damage Deposit $250
  • Linen Fee $80 + tax
  • Tax Rate 5%

Notes:

The standard rate includes access to the 1st floor only. This is available for parties of 4 or less. The linen fee will be discounted by $30 for this option.


Owner's cancellation policy:

50% refund for cancellations more than 14 days before check-in date.

100% refund for cancellations more than 30 days before check-in date.


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Location

  • Old Salty's Restaurant

    "Quick walk from the house! Old Salty's property is adjacent to our home. Great home cookin..."

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  • Blackwater National Wildlife Refuge

    "Great for bird lovers, kayakers, nature trails, bicyclists. Information is available in our..."

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  • Cambridge

  • RAR Brewing

    "Local brewery in Cambridge 25 minute drive. Explore the down town district. and enjoy a gre..."

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  • Layton's Chance Vineyard & Winery

    "Fresh crisp local wines. Lovely tasting room and grounds. Special events are planned throug..."

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25 Miles
Nearest Golf
Hyatt Cambridge
80 Metres
Nearest Restaurant
Old Salty's. Many to choose from in Cambridge

Car: Necessary

The house is located at 2550 Hoopers Island Road, Fishing creek MD.

Activities to further explore while visiting Hoopers Islands include: Blackwater National Wildlife Refuge, Harriet Tubman Underground Railroad Museum, Sawyer Fishing Charters (www.sawyercharters.com) and Hoopers Island Expeditions (www.hiexped.com). Art galleries and fine dining in historic Cambridge.

 

Owner info

The Unique Benefits at this House:
This house gives you the option to rent the house as a 2 bedroom or a 5 bedroom. Access to the 2nd floor is only available with the 5 bedroom option. 2 bedroom option only available for 4 or fewer guests. The 3 bedrooms on the second floor all have beautiful views of the water. There is also a sleeping couch upstairs as well as a full bathroom!


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Speaks: english
Response time: Within 12 hours
Response Rate: 100%
Calendar last updated: 11/26/2016

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  • Our deck is waiting for you to enjoy!

    Our deck is waiting for you to enjoy!

  • Lovely view from 2nd floor looking North

    Lovely view from 2nd floor looking North

  • comfortable living room; antenna tv, games and terrific views of water & sunsets

    comfortable living room; antenna tv, games and terrific views of water & sunsets

  • king size bed in masterbedroom

    king size bed in masterbedroom

  • soaking tub in masterbath

    soaking tub in masterbath

  • second bedroom with queen and twin bed

    second bedroom with queen and twin bed

  • view upon arriving

    view upon arriving

  • Guests will find the bikes and crab cooker in the rear of the shed

    Guests will find the bikes and crab cooker in the rear of the shed

  • Kayaks for our guests to enjoy!

    Kayaks for our guests to enjoy!

  • Local cruises and fishing charters

    Local cruises and fishing charters

  • Guide service for fishing and exploration in marshes and creeks

    Guide service for fishing and exploration in marshes and creeks

  • Welcome to Down by the Bay

    Welcome to Down by the Bay

  • And just as gorgeous to the South

    And just as gorgeous to the South

  • cozy reading corner

    cozy reading corner

  • masterbath with double sinks

    masterbath with double sinks

  • hallway bathroom

    hallway bathroom

  • kitchen, fully stocked:  dishes, glasses, pots/pans and utensils. Coffee pot, DW

    kitchen, fully stocked: dishes, glasses, pots/pans and utensils. Coffee pot, DW

  • Bikes for an island ride!

    Bikes for an island ride!

  • Causeway to the lower island

    Causeway to the lower island

  • Come aboard Sawyer charters docked on the lower island

    Come aboard Sawyer charters docked on the lower island

  • Phillips Seafood had their humble beginnings on the island --purchase just picke

    Phillips Seafood had their humble beginnings on the island --purchase just picke

VRBO #585277

This listing was first published here in 2014.

Date last modified - Saturday, December 03, 2016

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A waterfront vacation rental located on the Chesapeake Bay

Fishing Creek, MD, USA #585277

5 BR  3 BA  Sleeps 12

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